Old Norwegian Dictionary - önnungsverk

Meaning of Old Norwegian word "önnungsverk" (or ǫnnungsverk) in Norwegian.

As defined by the Johan Fritzer's Old Norwegian dictionary:

önnungsverk (ǫnnungsverk)
önnungsverk, n. tungt Arbeide; þat erönnungsverk er maðr vinnr hvern dagþat er bóndi vill Grág. 4423 (Grg. I, 3525).

Part of speech: n

Orthography: Johan Fritzner's dictionary used the letter ö to represent the original Old Norwegian (or Old Norse) vowel ǫ. Therefore, önnungsverk may be more accurately written as ǫnnungsverk.

Possible runic inscription in Medieval Futhork:ᚯᚿᚿᚢᚿᚵᛋᚠᚽᚱᚴ
Medieval Runes were used in Norway from 11th to 15th centuries.
Futhork was a continuation of earlier Younger Futhark runes, which were used to write Old Norse.

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